Glasgow Adolescent Inpatient Unit
Skye House opened in February 2009 and is a new purpose built facility on the Stobhill Hospital site that provides a range of dedicated services for young people aged 12 - 17 years, from across the West of Scotland, who have serious mental health problems.
It provides inpatient treatment for young people with conditions like severe depression, eating disorders and psychosis among others. . In addition to all the bedrooms at Skye House being en-suite, it also has a purpose-built gym, fully equipped classrooms, landscaped gardens and overnight accommodation for visiting families. . Skye House has been specially designed and purpose-built to meet young people’s needs and will lead to substantial improvements in their care and treatment. An environment conducive to recovery and stability is crucial. Skye House offers a unique and unrivalled ability to offer young people what they have never had before – a home away from home.
Below are some therapies/supports that young people with eating disorders may be offered:
- Psychiatric assessment and medical monitoring
- Individual therapy
- Nutritional support
- Family Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Art Therapy
- Mealtime support
- Group therapy